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Motel 6 Albert Lea

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   2019 East Main Street, Albert Lea, MN 56007 (Formerly Magnuson Hotel - Albert Lea)
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Ranked #7 of 11 hotels in Albert Lea
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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San Diego, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is your typical basic, Motel 6. The room was clean, bathroom was clean. Basic amenities. No carpeting on the floor, which was a plus in my book. Not your typical filthy, overused carpeting that you find in many budget motels. Owner was friendly and efficient. Good price and good enough for an inexpensive night's stay.

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Crystal Lake, Illinois, United States
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21 reviews 21 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had to make a stop on our trip back from the Black Hills South Dakota and needed a place that allowed multiple dogs. The room was large, clean and actually quite modern. It was on the first floor which we didn't have to worry about our dogs waking anyone up with their running back and forth and I loved... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I will say that our room was clean but that is about it. First off, a ground floor room is really a sub basement room with windows that are at ground level. There was at least one family staying there and the cooking smells were awful in the hallway. The room was extremely small. There is no chair or even... More

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Fort Wayne, Indiana
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34 reviews 34 reviews
12 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

As a Senior Contributor, I have come to rely upon opinions of others before making reservations anywhere. This hotel was the most disappointing of all the Motel 6's I have ever stayed. By the way, folks, those are not wood floors, that is linoleum made to look like wood. I paid about $56 to stay here and if I could... More

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Toledo, Oh
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61 reviews 61 reviews
18 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

As I said, it's just a Motel 6...known for cheap, clean & very basic rooms. They were newly remodeled with nice more modern furnishings. Even the wood floors were nice which I have a hard time wrapping my mind around since I am used to carpeted motel floors. Anyway, it was clean, quiet & served it's purpose. The only real... More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

This motel is now clean, new and great value. I have stayed here in past more than a year ago and now it is an all new motel 6 with new flooring, furninshings. What impressed me is the price and value you get for an all new removated motel and is in great location with other motels and restaurants.

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Denver, co
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90 reviews 90 reviews
23 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013

Pretty quiet, a comfortable bed (some kind of pillow top, a bit soft but not bad). Room was clean and safe. The guy running the place was quite friendly. It has in-wall heat/AC units. I didn't notice any difference regardless of the setting I had it on, and the fan ran constantly. It isn't loud, but might bother a super-sensitive... More

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Elkhart, Indiana
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31 reviews 31 reviews
29 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2013

Although my gps indicated this was a Super 8, it is really a Motel 6. The motel has undergone a complete renovation. The rooms are modern and clean, the staff are very helpful and you can't beat the price...$55 for 2 adults...and no pet fee. There is plenty of parking and several restaurants are very close. We have stayed here... More

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6 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2013

We were road weary travellers, stopped for a cheap room. Front desk guy wore a dirty torn shirt, lobby looked kind of disgusting. I was scared to enter the room. Well was I surprised. Room looked very good. Apparently the hotel was just revamped. Out came gross hotel carpet and down went decent laminate flooring. Beds had new duvet covers,... More

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Address: 2019 East Main Street, Albert Lea, MN 56007 (Formerly Magnuson Hotel - Albert Lea)
Location: United States > Minnesota > Albert Lea
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Motel 6 Albert Lea 2*
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Super 8 Albert Lea

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Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Wheelchair access
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The Magnuson Hotel Albert Lea is centrally located near Albert Lea, MN and is just minutes from the Myre Big Island State Park, Green Lea Golf Course, Mayo Clinic Health Systems, and Riverland Community College. Guests will enjoy free breakfast each morning, free wireless internet, free parking, and pets are welcome with additional charges. Standard rooms feature free wireless internet access, cable TV with closed caption, air conditioning, alarm clock / radio, free local calls, hairdryer. ... more   less 
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